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An image of Middle Harbour by Conrad Martens

Conrad Martens

(England, Australia 1801 – 21 Aug 1878)

Title
Middle Harbour
Year
1876
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour on paper
Dimensions

42.5 x 64.5

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown watercolour "C. Martens/ 1876".
Credit
Bequest of Mrs Walter R. Hall 1916
Accession number
4394
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 88

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836 to 1946, Sydney, 1946, 3, 8. cat.no. 2

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 31. cat.no. 29

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 691 [Gallery No. 6]

Exhibition history (4)

Art of Australia 1788-1941:

Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836-1946, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 May 1946–Jun 1946

An historical survey of Australian watercolour painting:

Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jan 1990–11 Mar 1990